ODU Defeats Longwood, 6-1
March 1, 2006
FARMVILLE, VA--Freshman pitcher Anthony Shawler (Chesapeake, VA.) picked up his first collegiate win while Jimmy Miles (Orlando, FL.), Bryan Cipolla ( Plainview, NY.), Justin Gregula (Washington, PA.) and Jesse Schoendienst (Belcamp, MD.) each knocked in a run to lead Old Dominion (11-2) to a 6-1 victory over Longwood (8-7) Wednesday afternoon.
In the ODU first Cipolla doubled in Chris Keenan and Gregula followed with a Single to plate Cipolla. In the sixth inning, Schoendienst singled home Gregula, then a Miles groundout scored Belcher and Keith Hahn scored from third on a wild pitch. ODU's final run came in the eighth as Keith Hahn scored from first on a throwing error by a longwood outfielder.
Longwood's lone run came in the ninth on Brandon Mauphin's double which scored Ryan Rowe. ODU returns to action this weekend with a three-game series against the defending Atlantic 10 champion Rhode Island Rams. Friday's game is at 5 p.m. at The Bud Metheny Baseball Complex.
ODU 200 003 010 6-9-1 LU 000 000 001 1-5-5
ODU: Shawler, Jones, (6), Fetterly (9) and Belcher LU: Moore, Horn( 3), Berg (6), Rowe(7), Walker (9) and Quigley
WP: Shawler(1-0) LP: Moore (3-1)